(dis)Abilities and the Gospel: Table of Contents

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Acknowledgments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ix

Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1

Glossary of LDS Terms . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3

 

General Information

Gospel Views on Children with Special Needs . 6

Getting to Know You 12

Demystifying the Diagnosis 17

Sitting, Running, and Humming 26

 

Teaching Strategies

Teaching the Spirits . 33

Lead Me, Guide Me, Walk beside Me 44

A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words . 51

Power Card Strategies 58

Once Upon a Time 61

Putting It All Together 66

 

Primary

Every Star Is Different . 73

The Baptism Dilemma 77

Girls Just Want to Have Fun 90

We’ll Be Loyal Scouts 94

 

Young Men & Young Women

Teaching Youth with a Broader Gap in Needs . 107

The Young Women Connection . 112

The Scouting Adventure 117

Deacons, Teachers, and More—Oh My! 123

Early to Bed, Early to Rise 127

I Love to See the Temple . 132

I Hope They Call Me on a Mission . 136

Let’s Get Together 139

 

Adults

Church Callings . 147

Love One Another . 150

Mission Possible . 157

Will You Remember Me? 162

 

Families

Sacrament Meeting Survival 167

A House of Prayer 174

Scripture Power 183

Family Home Evenings 190

Can I Make It Through Another Day? . 194

Relationships Matter . 199

Building Parent-Child Relationships 212

Sibling Relationships . 221

Extended Family and Friend Relationships 227

The Holiday Survival Guide . 233

 

I Am a Child of God

Expressions of Faith and Love 239

Bibliography . 250

About the Authors . 253